Spectator Information: 4CYTE™ Dressage by the Sea CDI 2024

Spectator Information: 4CYTE™ Dressage by the Sea CDI 2024

22 - 25 February 2024

Dressage is not only exciting for competitors, but it has also become a major drawcard for spectators. A thrilling program has been crafted over four days and will attract the best riders in the industry.

Explore the beauty of Willinga Park

Willinga Park offers an unparalleled fusion of nature and art. Enjoy the winding paths, water features and striking art.  The gardens can only be described as 10 hectares of native Australian wonderland. The first plants were seeded in 2010, and today more than 10 hectares of trees, plants, shrubs make up a stunning plantscape that can be enjoyed for hours.  

As you wander through the serene landscape, you'll be greeted by over 30 awe-inspiring, large-scale sculptures thoughtfully placed across the park. Many sculptures from well-known Australian, New Zealand, Chinese and Japanese sculptures have been added to create a playful atmosphere.  Works by Phil Price, Jeff Thompson, Virginia King and others are displayed.

Bunker Cafe

Nestled within the expansive 2,300 acres of Willinga Park, our Bunker Cafe provides a serene setting for guests to immerse themselves in the breathtaking beauty of the surroundings. Here, you'll find an inviting outdoor seating area, perfectly positioned to allow you to absorb the park's picturesque landscapes, complete with stunning architecture, captivating sculptures, and meticulously tended botanic gardens.

Dedicated to championing local producers, the cafe places a premium on using fresh, seasonal ingredients, ensuring that every dish on our menu reflects the flavors of the region.

Whether you're taking a moment to recharge after exploring the park or simply seeking a tranquil spot to enjoy a cup of coffee or a delicious meal during one of our events, the Bunker Cafe extends a warm welcome to all guests.

Coffee and a light breakfast will be available to competitors and connections at the amenities from 6:30 am.

Spectators can enjoy coffee and a light breakfast from a variety of food trucks at the Bunker starting at 8am. The food trucks include Clyde River Berry Farm, Wandering Woodfire Oven, Lambda Souvla Grill, The Nourished Sovereign, and Here & Now Coffee.

The Bunker Café will be open across the event, from 11am serving a delicious menu for lunch and dinner. Spectators can also enjoy a lunchtime or evening beverage from the bar.

*Both opening hours and dates are subject to change.